Match day live: 2013 Rugby World Cup 7s

Scotland 7s will begin their 2013 Rugby World Cup 7s campaign at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow against Japan at 4.36pm (BST).

Today's match will be live on Twitter @Scotlandteam and through a live stream on

The side are a mix of youth and experience with two of their most senior players, Colin Gregor and Andrew Turnbull, turning out for their third Rugby World Cup 7s campaign and 19 year-olds, Alex Glashan and Chris Dean making their first outing after a season involved on the HSBC Sevens World Series.

Scott Riddell, Colin Shaw and Jim Thompson are all in for their second Rugby World Cup 7s, with a further five players making their debuts. They are Michael Fedo, Michael Maltman, Struan Dewar, James Johnstone and Mark Robertson.

Scotland 7s match schedule:

  • v Japan, Friday 28 June 2013, 4.36pm (BST)
  • v Russia, Saturday 29 June 2013, 10.02am (BST)
  • v South Africa, Saturday 29 June 2013, 4.16pm (BST)

Scotland 7s squad to compete at the Rugby World Cup 7s at Luzhniki Stadium between Friday 28 and Sunday 30 June 2013: Scott Riddell (Scotland 7s), Michael Fedo (Scotland 7s), Struan Dewar (Scotland 7s), Alex Glashan (Scotland 7s EDP), Colin Gregor (captain) (Scotland 7s), Chris Dean (Scotland 7s EDP), Andrew Turnbull (Scotland 7s), Colin Shaw (Scotland 7s), Jim Thompson (London Scottish), Michael Maltman (Scotland 7s), Mark Robertson (Scotland 7s) and James Johnstone (Scotland 7s).